Azure workshop (2018)

aariXa Academie

This Azure workshop, specifically aimed at IT Pro, will handle daily operations topics such as migration, connections, monitoring,
deployment and so on and so on. In depth you’re going to see that Microsoft Azure works as an extension of your on-premises
environment and how you can leverage this platform as an IT PRO.

Mike Martin

MikeMartin-350x350As a Microsoft Technical Evangelist, Mike is an Azure goto for ISV’s (independent software vendors). He’s been active in the IT industry for more than 20 years and has performed almost all types of job profiles, going from coaching and leading a team to architecting and systems design and training. Today he’s primarily into the Microsoft Cloud Platform and Application Lifecycle Management. He’s not a stranger to both dev and IT Pro topics, they even call him the perfect hybrid solution.

In January 2012 he became a crew member of AZUG, the Belgian Microsoft Azure User Group. As an active member he’s both involved in giving presentations and organizing events (like ITProceed, Techorama and Global Azure Bootcamp aka GAB). Mike was also a Microsoft Azure MVP (awarded 5 times since 2013, received his Fifth in July 2017! ) and Microsoft Azure Advisor.

Helping out in the community and introducing new & young people into the world of Microsoft and technology is also one of his passions.


Locatie en route


The information sessions are designed to allow participants with different experience levels to attend the program. After
this educational interactive sessions, we provide, as usual, a drink and a snack.

Interested colleagues, friends and acquaintances are also welcome!

Registration is required.

*Each person must register separately on this website. Be quick because places are limited!


  • When: Thursday, June 14nd, 2018 at 17h30
  • Address: Odisee – Hermesgebouw, Brussels (Stormstraat, 1000 Brussel)
  • Reception in the foyer on the 2nd floor
  • The session will take place in room 2212
  • After drink in Scott’s Bar

(Sandwiches, soft drinks, coffee (foyer) and after drink are provided)


17:30Reception with sandwiches and drinks
18:00Welcome speech – Introduction
Start info session: Azure workshop for IT Pro
Part 1:

  • Microsoft Azure Introduction based on demo’s and background info
    • Microsoft Azure Websites Intro
    • Microsoft Azure Storage Intro
  • How to deploy to PaaS and Websites
  • Recovery Services on storage overview
    • Microsoft Azure Backup Vault
    • Azure Site Recovery
19:45Part 2:

  • Introduction on Virtual Machines
    • How to work with Virtual Machines and deploying applications to these
    • Providing HA with Virtual Machines and IaaS
    • How to manage Virtual Machines
    • How to monitor Virtual Machines
  • Introduction on how to set up a Virtual Network
    • Point to Site VPN
    • Site To site VPN
  • Introducing hybrid scenarios
    • Talking about integration features
  • Hand’s on Labs as takeaway not as delivery
21:30After drink
aariXa invites all participants for an after drink in Scott’s Bar.

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